Page extent: 72
ISBN: 9781849431835
Binding: PaperBack

The Surprise of Love

Pierre de Marivaux

Translated by Mike Alfreds, Mike Alfreds

The beautiful Marquise has been left a widow tragically young... The handsome Chevalier has been deserted by the love of his life who has decided to take holy orders... Both have sworn never to lose their hearts again... Neither had reckoned with the surprise of love.

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ISBN13 9781849431835
Binding PaperBack
Page Extent 72


'Misery is not just amusing but captivatingly charming, in Michael Alfred’s new version of Marivaux... is sheer sophistication... Piquant and perfectly polished entertainment' 4 stars The Times